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The Resource Words in the dust, Trent Reedy

Words in the dust, Trent Reedy

Label
Words in the dust
Title
Words in the dust
Statement of responsibility
Trent Reedy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Zulaikha, a thirteen-year-old girl in Afghanistan, faces a series of frightening but exhilarating changes in her life as she defies her father and secretly meets with an old woman who teaches her to read, her older sister gets married, and American troops offer her surgery to fix her disfiguring cleft lip
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2012
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2012
Awards note
  • Parents Choice Awards Recommended, 2011.
  • Cybils Finalist, 2011.
  • Christopher Awards, 2012.
  • Golden Kite Honor Book, 2012.
  • American Library Association Amelia Bloomer Project (2012).
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
382600
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reedy, Trent
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
670
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
  • PZ7.R25423
  • PS3618.E436
LC item number
  • Wo 2011
  • W67 2011
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Cleft lip
  • Sex role
  • Literacy
  • Afghanistan
  • Family life
  • Cleft lip
  • Sex role
  • Literacy
  • Afghanistan
  • Cleft lip
  • Families
  • Literacy
  • Sex role
  • Afghanistan
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Words in the dust, Trent Reedy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-264)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn639167388
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9780545261258
Lccn
2010026160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)639167388
Label
Words in the dust, Trent Reedy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-264)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn639167388
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9780545261258
Lccn
2010026160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)639167388

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